Veterinary Assistant Certificate
San Juan College

Program Details

The online Veterinary Assistant Certificate prepares students to hep veterinarians with animal care, including assisting with the animals during visits and overnight stays, cleaning cages, bathing animals, sterilizing equipment, feeding, weighing, and ensuring the overall wellbeing of animals in the vet’s care.  The curriculum covers a variety of topics including veterinary nursing care, business procedures, diagnostic imaging, clinical pathology, and medical terminology.  Students also learn about vet anesthesia, small animal diseases, and medical care, as well as learning to communicate effectively with pet owners and co-workers.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

San Juan College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score